There are plenty of places to buy great skincare products in Cape Town. But, how many of those places offer solutions for great skin inside and out? If you want flawless skin, what you put into your body is as important as what you apply to your skin on a daily basis. Luckily for Capetonians on the journey to great skin, the world’s very first cosmetic health food bar and skincare store has just opened its flagship store in Cape Town! Selling a wide range of good-for-your-skin products and eats, The Skin Co. is gearing up to change our approach to health and skincare.

Located in Green Point, Cape Town, the cutting edge, new-age health, beauty and skin joint fuses a beauty bar with a health food café to offer clients a new approach to skincare. With a mission to develop and offer healthy and effective formulations for all, The Skin Co. brings together all aspects of healthy living, with the goal of looking and feeling healthier ever day.

The Skin Co

Superfoods meet science with The Skin Co. Cold Press Skin range which offers a solution for a wide range of skin types and concerns. Inspired by nature and full of vitamins that are great for your body, this natural skincare and beauty collection is made with advanced organic formulas to deliver a range which promotes long-term skin health.

The range includes facial and body products with everything from cleansers and moisturisers to tanning products, body oils, and even carefully created slimming lotions. All ingredients used to craft The Skin Co. products are natural, raw, vegan and cruelty-free, so you know your quest for beauty won’t be harming the planet. The products also include cold-pressed cosmetic oils and extracts that will do wonders for your skin when applied.

The Skin Co

As for the food and restaurant side of The Skin Co., the food bar serves hungry customers gourmet plant-based, seasonally, locally sources dishes that will do wonders for your skin. The menu offers a selection of cold-pressed juices, hot drinks, as well as all-day breakfast and lunch options to keep hunger at bay. What’s more, each dish served at The Skin Co. includes one or more safe-to-consume cosmetic ingestibles, like Collagen, Hyaluronic Acid and Resveratrol, that will work on your skin from the inside out.

Sip on delights like the Hyaluronic Bomb with hyaluronic acid, spinach, cucumber, carrot, apple, soy vegan yoghurt, and organic Argan oil  (R55), or the Age-Reset with resveratrol, collagen, apple, beetroot, spinach, and lemon (R55). For breakfast try the Blueberry Flapjacks with hyaluronic acid, vanilla vegan cashew ice cream, banana, blueberries, and strawberries (R95) or try the Bunless Burger (R120), with added hyaluronic acid and a range of delicious plant-based toppings, for lunch.

Find The Skin Co. at 47 Main Rd, Green Point. For more information visit The Skin Co. website.

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